OAKLAND, NJ – A driver has been charged with driving under the influence after an accident that injured a motorcyclist Wednesday afternoon.
The Daily Voice reported that the accident happened at about 3:30 p.m. on West Oakland Avenue near Interstate 287. The driver of 2003 Acura TSX, 23-year-old Jeremiah W. Hayden, turned his vehicle into a driveway and hit a 1995 Honda motorcycle head-on.
The biker was transported to Hackensack University Medical Center. He was in stable condition on Thursday.
Hayden is facing charges including assault with a vehicle and possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia, along with DWI and reckless driving.
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